Impulsive Behaviour training

The ability to self-regulate is impaired by trauma. When children and young people cannot regulate their impulses they develop a range of challenging behaviours.

This course will help learners to understand the factors that come into play when impulsive behaviour is displayed and equip workers with strategies to help children and young people deal with their impulses and manage their behaviour.

Access this course as part of the following online course package(s):

This course will cover:
  • What is impulsive behaviour
  • What causes poor impulse regulation
  • What is the impact of poor impulse regulation
  • What to do instead of punishments
  • How can you help
This Impulsive Behaviour course has been designed specifically for people who want to understand and respond positively and effectively to impulsive behaviours.Whilst it provides focus for people working in Children's Services, it will also be useful to a wider audience of people who would like to know about how to support children and young people displaying impulsive behaviours.We can deliver this course either: online, as a webinar, or as a face-to-face programme. If you have your own LMS and would like this course as a SCORM file, please get in touch.
The online version of this course will take 3 hours to complete. The webinar versions are usually 2-3 hours long and face to face delivery will usually be around 4-5 hours.

You can access this course in three ways, as an online course, as a webinar, or with face-to-face delivery.

Online courses come as part of a course bundle with unlimited access for one simple subscription.

Choose your desired delivery method from the boxes below.

Impulsive Behaviour eLearning course - Grey Matter Learning

Aims of the Impulsive Behaviour course

By the end of the training, you will:
  • Understand what is meant by impulsive behaviour in children and young people
  • Know what might trigger a child or young person to display impulsive behaviour
  • Know how you can handle and manage impulsive behaviour

Already have an LMS? Add this course to your platform as a SCORM file.

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Additional course information

Here are example screenshots of our interactive learning in action. If you would like to see more of the course features before you subscribe, feel free to book a demo with the team, who would be delighted to show you how our online courses help support meaningful training.